French Polynesian Currency

Going on a trip to French Polynesia and wants to know the name of the French Polynesian money unit or just want to know how much is $100 US dollars in French Polynesian currency?

Use the links on this page to find out more about the local currency in French Polynesia, currency symbol, notes and more.


French Polynesian Currency Exchange Rate Today

French Polynesia Money

  • The local money used in French Polynesia is CFP Franc.

  • The currency symbol of the French Polynesian money is F.

  • The French Polynesian currency code is XPF.

  • The CFP Franc Notes: The French Polynesian currency notes are made up of 500, 1000, 5000, 10 000 Francs.

  • The CFP Franc Coins: 1 CFP Franc is made up of 100 Centimes. French Polynesian Centime Coins go from 1, 2, 5, 10, 20, 50, 100 Francs.

What is the best currency to use in French Polynesia? obviously it is best to convert your currency to French Polynesian money and use the local CFP Franc as it is accepted everywhere in French Polynesia. American dollars and other major currencies like British Pound or Swiss Franc are not readily accepted in most business establishments, however some major hotel chains, restaurants and shops may accept US dollars at an agreed upon exchange rate.

Can I use my credit cards in French Polynesia? Major credit cards, like Mastercard and Visa, are generally accepted within French Polynesia (at hotels, restaurants, shops, travel agencies etc.). American Express is less common and can attract surcharges if you are able to use in an establishment - hence check before you use it.

What is the exchange rate for CFP Franc to US Dollars?

Foreign exchange rates are always changing and in most cases minute by minute.

Therefore it's wise to ask for the the today's currency exchange rate for US Dollar to French Polynesian CFP Franc before purchasing the CFP Franc you need for your next trip from American Dollar to CFP Franc Exchange Rate Today.

What is the exchange rate for CFP Franc to Stirling Pound?

Exchange rates for foreign currencies are often changing and in most cases by the minute.

Therefore it's important to ask for the the latest currency exchange rate for Stirling Pound to French Polynesian CFP Franc before purchasing the CFP Franc you require for your next trip from British Pound to CFP Franc Exchange Rate Today.